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Osteoporosis occurs mostly in people over 50. Calcium is vital for bone health. Milk, yogurt, cheese, calcium-fortified soy milk, cereal and fruit juice are good sources.Comments (0)
Colon cancer is the second-leading cause of cancer fatalities. Colonoscopy is a procedure to detect and remove polyps, reducing the risk of cancer. If you are over 50 you should be screened. Read more.Comments (0)
Illnesses that vaccines prevent can be dangerous, or even deadly. Vaccines reduce the risk of infection by working with the body's natural defense to help it safely develop immunity to disease.Comments (0)
Used for thousands of years, aromatherapy is the therapeutic use of pure essential oils derived from plants to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit. It is used preventively as well as proactively during acute and/or chronic stages of illness or disease.Comments (0)
The National Stroke Association reports that up to 80 percent of strokes are preventable. Although stroke can happen to anyone, certain risk factors can increase chances of a stroke.Comments (0)
The shop offers a variety of products that cater to the needs of new mothers.Comments (0)
The relationship between sleep and depressive illness is complex: depression may cause sleep problems and sleep problems may cause or contribute to depressive disorders.Comments (0)